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Red River Road in Thunder Bay, Ont., reopens after hazardous material call at city bank CBC News   A section of Red River Road between Court and Algoma Streets in Thunder Bay, Ont., re-opened to traffic late Wednesday afternoon ... Read more >
Safety tips for those lighting fireworks in Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo Global News   There are only a few days every year where fireworks are allowed to be set off in Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo, and Victoria Day is one of... Read more >
New firehall is No. 1 priority for E-K township The Recorder & Times   A new firehall to serve the northern part of the township is the number one priority for Elizabethtown-Kitley, according to members of a township committee. The... Read more >
'All clear' at North Bay post office CTV News   Update: Employees at a Canada Post office in North Bay are back to work after a couple of tense hours. Around 8 am Friday morning, fire crews were called to investigate a... Read more >
Blumenort Man Claims Responsibility For Setting Fire SteinbachOnline.com   The Bylaw Enforcement Officer for the Rural Municipality of Hanover says a man from Blumenort has come forward accepting responsibility for setting a fire... Read more >
Brighton residents brace for Lake Ontario flooding Global News   The Municipality of Brighton isn’t taking any chances and is preparing for possible flooding along Lake Ontario. Bulk sand and bags have been set up in six... Read more >
Firefighters investigate arson at Preston's Grand River Hotel CambridgeTimes.ca   Cambridge firefighters are investigating an early morning fire at Preston's Grand River Hotel, which resulted in one person being sent to hospital... Read more >
Kashechewan evacuees could return home next week TBNewsWatch.com   THUNDER BAY - Evacuees displaced from the flood-threatened Kashechewan First Nation are hoping to return home as early as next week. Deputy fire chief David Paxton, who... Read more >
Add safety and prevention to cottage plan: fire officials MyKawartha.com   Kawartha Lakes Fire Rescue is urging residents to add safety and prevention to their cottage plans. “Cottages and other seasonal homes are vulnerable to... Read more >
Barn Fire Loss Pegged At $2.5 Million SteinbachOnline.com   The Office of the Fire Commissioner has provided a damage estimate for Sunday's barn fire southwest of Blumenort. The New Bothwell Fire Department got the call at 3:40 am... Read more >